Problem Installing Ruby on High Sierra Mac


#1

Hey all,
So I HAD a problem installing Ruby, found a solution. So I’m posting my problem and solution in case others are having the same problem.
The solution was to temporarily disable my antivirus software.
Thanks to the folks on stackoverflow for the helpful posts
Problem details below.

Hope this helps someone else, thanks!

Macbook Pro running High Sierra 10.13.6
When trying to run: rbenv install 2.4.2
I got the following error message:
BUILD FAILED (OS X 10.13.6 using ruby-build 20180822)

Inspect or clean up the working tree at /var/folders/8f/zrd8zfnd62b84tb06jryth380000gn/T/ruby-build.20181008183832.9687
Results logged to /var/folders/8f/zrd8zfnd62b84tb06jryth380000gn/T/ruby-build.20181008183832.9687.log

Last 10 log lines:
translating probes probes.d
compiling main.c
compiling dmydln.c
compiling miniinit.c
error: error reading '/dev/fd/9'
1 error generated.
clang: error: unable to remove file: Operation not permitted
dtrace: failed to compile script probes.d: Preprocessor failed to process input program
make: *** [probes.h] Error 1
make: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....

#2

Boom! Was struggling with this and disabling worked an absolute treat!